Benalla Saints’ season is over after falling to Bendigo Thunder in the Northern Country Women’s Football League grand final on Sunday.. The Saints went into the match as underdogs after the Thunder beat all sides put before them during
FCJ College students have recently returned from an educational adventure to Australia’s red centre. Year 11 student Ashley Allen kept a diary of events.. Before the sun rose on Wednesday June 28, 47 excited students and staff left FCJ College
Benalla’s residents are struggling to stay warm this winter as rising power costs are forcing many to switch the heater off just to save money.. Research conducted by Galaxy on behalf of iSelect has shown that nine out of 10 Victorian
The Australian Taxation Office is increasing scrutiny on work-related expenses.. Assistant Commissioner Kath Anderson said last year more than 6.3 million people made a work-related expense claim for clothing and laundry expenses, totalling almost
Benalla’s Mitchell Health Care has been selected as one of nine faces of small business in Victoria.. The Face of Business program is part of Victoria’s Small Business Festival, which runs until September 7.. Mitchell Health Care is an
Low quality CCTV images have made this investigation challenging - can you help? . Benalla police are appealing for community assistance to help identify two males following a significant theft from a Bridge Street, Benalla retailer last year. . If
Industry practices, a market that doesn’t benefit consumers and the current competition structure are driving up Victoria’s electricity and gas prices, an independent review has found.. Tabled in State Parliament last week, the report
A celebration of the 30millionth chemical container collected by Agsafe’s national drumMUSTER program was held at a Cosgrove property last week.. The program, which started in 1999, allows farmers to drop off unwanted, empty chemical
A farming waste company in regional NSW that underpaid 16 truck drivers nearly $94,000 is back-paying the workers and overhauling its workplace practices, following intervention by the Fair Work Ombudsman.. Deniliquin-based company Downes Rice Hulls
Women from around Australia are joining forces as part of a global sisterhood to raise money and awareness for women living in poverty worldwide.. In September, Caritas Australia’s Women for the World fundraiser will bring together thousands
The Boss reckons this meteor shower, the Perseids, are worth getting up for, one of the great light shows of the year.. He was reading John Lewis's column on the subject to me the other day and said we'd better get up early over the weekend
The last few days have seen more maximum temperatures records for August at places across the Northern part of the Nation. Daly Waters recorded 37.8 ,( 100 F ) , last Saturday 19th August and this broke the previous August high of 37.5 in 1970.. New
Two staff members of CLAAS Harvest Centre Echuca have been recognised among Australia’s best farm machinery professionals at the second Strive Annual Excellence Awards presented in Melbourne recently.. The awards recognise the best performing
As a general statement, few would dispute home-grown feeds are cheapest.. However, we need to look at this more closely. Should we talk just feeds per se, or energy?. It is energy we convert to milk.. We should be discussing the cost of energy in
Manufacturing company Accensi Pty Ltd had been fined $100000 by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority for supplying herbicides with additional chemical ingredients that were not listed in the registered formulation.. APVM
Young people with a passion for the dairy industry are being encouraged to submit expressions of interest for next year’s National All Breeds Dairy Youth Camp.. The camp, which runs prior to International Dairy Week, is open to participants
There are two basic causes of hayshed fires.. The first is due to accident and poor preparation. In hot weather dry hay is easily set alight by sparks from machinery, hot exhausts or cigarettes.. Hay is also vulnerable to bushfires or grassfires
Sydney Airport has lifted its distribution guidance by 11.3 per cent for 2017, after posting a 4.4 per cent climb in first-half profit to $166.6 million.
Resources giant BHP Billiton has swung to a $US5.9 billion profit, and trebled its final dividend to US43 cents a share.
A new watchdog will be created to monitor Victoria's serious sex and violent offenders after they've done their jail time.
Google may getting ready to launch smart headphones that offer direct access to the Google Assistant, according to code in one of the company's Andriod apps.
The Turnbull government has selected Canterbury-Bankstown in Sydney's southwest as the first location for a drug-testing trial of new job seekers.
One woman is dead and more than 20 have been injured after an earthquake caused buildings to collapse on the Italian resort island of Ischia.
Younes Abouyaaqoub, 22, the man who drove the van that ploughed into pedestrians on Barcelona's Las Ramblas, has been shot dead by police.
Dana Vulin, who suffered horrific burns after being set on fire by another woman during a jealous rage, says she doesn't waste time hating her attacker.
The Australian Bankers Association is threatening to take South Australia to the High Court over its banks levy.
Tributes are pouring in after the death of NSW Hunter Valley schoolgirl Hannah Rye who was taken to her year 10 school formal by footy star Trent Hodkinson.